Photos: Windows 11 features you need to know

Windows 11 desktop

You can take Windows 11 for a spin via Microsoft's Windows Insider preview. Here's a look at all of the major features, changes and enhancements you'll find so far in the next generation of Windows.

The Windows 11 desktop shows off the new Fluent design makeover with the new Taskbar resting at the bottom.

SEE: Windows 11 cheat sheet: Everything you need to know (free PDF) (TechRepublic)

By Lance Whitney

Lance Whitney is a freelance technology writer and trainer and a former IT professional. He's written for Time, CNET, PCMag, and several other publications. He's the author of two tech books--one on Windows and another on LinkedIn.